• Color Guard for DAR District 2 Annual Meeting

    Ben Setser
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    Thursday, 29 July 2021, Catawba Valley Chapter had the honor of providing Color Guard for the DAR District 2 Annual Meeting at Lake Hickory Country Club. The event was hosted by the John Hoyle Chapter DAR of Hickory NC. We had 6 Color Guard members in attendance and after the meeting, their Secretary General said […]

  • Cadet Joshua Thao receives Bronze JROTC Medal and Certificate

    Ben Setser
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    Due to COVID restrictions, Lt Col Andrew Weatherstone USA (Ret), JROTC Instructor at Fred T Ford High School presented the SAR JROTC Bronze medal and certificate to Cadet Joshua Thao at their Awards Ceremony on 24 April 2021.

  • Catawba Valley Chapter Honors Cadet James Bevel

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter was able to honor from a distance Cadet James Bevel at Lincolnton High School on April 29th, 2021 at their Annual Awards Program. The Bronze JROTC Medal and Certificate were presented by Lt Col Robin Sites, USAF (Ret), as only staff and parents were allowed to attend.

  • Catawba Valley Continues Patriot’s Day

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter continues their Patriots activities with members Chris Stone and Roy Lightfoot, joined by Fran Goins, past Regent of Jacob Forney DAR, Stephen McKee, past president of Meckleburg SAR and our current Regional VP along with his two children. A wonderful day was had even through the rain.

  • Catawba Valley Chapter President Presents Certificate of Appreciation to Tucker’s Barn DAR

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley President Ben Setser presented to Tucker’s Barn DAR Regent Cindy Day a certificate of recognition for their continued support of SAR and in particular our chapter. Their regular meeting was held at Caldwell Historical Museum. Tucker’s Barn DAR is located in Lenoir NC and has only been in existence since 2019, but are […]

  • Catawba Valley Chapter President, guest speaker at Tucker’s Barn DAR

    Ben Setser
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    Catawba Valley Chapter President Ben Setser was the guest speaker at the regular monthly meeting of Tucker’s Barn Chapter, NC DAR in Lenoir NC on 10 April 2021. He gave a 20-minute speech on Major General William Lenoir, about his contribution to the Revolution, Caldwell County and Lenoir NC. There were 15 DAR members and […]

  • Catawba Valley Chapter January Newsletter

    Ben Setser
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  • Catawba Valley Chapter September 2020 Newsletter

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  • North Carolina SAR Winter BOM 1 February 2020

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    All SAR members are invited to attend the North Carolina SAR 2020 Winter BOM immediately following the Cowan’s Ford Celebration. A catered lunch and meeting book costs $25 per person. Please RSVP today!

  • North Carolina SAR Rumbaugh Contestant Wins at National

    NCSSAR
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    Seven members of the NC Society were present for the 2019 Annual Congress in Costa Mesa, California: Jim Becker, John Thornhill, Sam Powell, Gary Green, George Strunk, Jay DeLoach, and Michael Aycock. Events started with the Huntington Beach 4th of July Parade (with a 6.4 Earthquake), and a Let Freedom Ring Ceremony in Cerritos, CA […]

  • NC Governor Roy Cooper Inducted into the SAR

    NCSSAR
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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Robert Sigmon Phone: (919) 349-8245 Email: Robert_Sigmon@yahoo.com   NC Governor Roy Cooper Inducted into the SAR (Raleigh, NC, April 16, 2018) On Wednesday, March 28, the North Carolina Society of the Sons of the American Revolution (NCSSAR) had the distinct privilege to induct North Carolina Governor Roy Asberry Cooper, III and […]

  • Historic Burke Foundation’s annual Revolutionary War Days 9/30 – 10/1

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  • Remembering the Battle of Ramsour’s Mill part 2

    NCSSAR
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    The News Herald – Battle of Ramsour’s Mill Part 2 In part one of this article we discussed particulars of the Battle of Ramsour’s Mill and how short and bitter sweet the battle was in favor of our Patriots against overwhelming odds being outnumbered three to one and overcoming those odds sending the Tories on […]

  • The Battle of Ramsour’s Mill

    NCSSAR
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    The News Herald – Battle of Ramsour’s Mill Article These series of articles is brought to you monthly by the Catawba Valley Chapter of the North Carolina Society of the Sons of the American Revolution and the welcome cooperation of your local newspaper to bring awareness of the service and sacrifices of our local Patriot […]

  • Patriot spotlight: William Sharpe

    NCSSAR
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    Patriot spotlight link: William Sharpe   Note: This series of articles is brought to you monthly by the Catawba Valley Chapter of the North Carolina Society of the Sons of the American Revolution to bring awareness of the service and sacrifices of our local patriot ancestors and of area events that occurred during their fight […]

  • SAR Patriot Ancestors

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    Patriot spotlight: Joseph Sharpe volunteered in Salisbury district

  • Patriot Service

    catawbavalleyadmin
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    This link leads to a new effort to publish stories about our Patriot ancestors in our local newspapers. Compatriot Mark Lackey, the Registrar and Genealogist of the Catawba Valley Chapter and Webmaster of the Salisbury Chapter has started and promoted this through three local North Carolina newspapers, The Taylorsville Times in Alexander County, The Statesville […]